Wing Haven

Located in the heart of Charlotte, North Carolina, Wing Haven provides a natural oasis for reflection and study in its three public gardens. Wing Haven Garden & Bird Sanctuary is rich in Southern horticulture and a habitat for birds and wildlife. The Elizabeth Lawrence House & Garden is the site of a world-renowned garden writer’s living laboratory. The new SEED Wildlife & Children’s Gardens provide hands-on exploratory learning and a natural habitat for local wildlife. Together, these gardens welcome visitors of all ages to discover and learn. Wing Haven also offers more than 40 programs and special events each year.

Mission Statement: Cultivating sanctuary in nature, environmental stewardship and the legacy of Southern horticulture.



BOGO Buy one (1) garden admission, get one (1) garden admission free with current Connect with Culture card. Good on regular garden open days.

Hours & Admission
Our gardens are open Wednesday - Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Wellness Wednesday hours 8-10 a.m. weekly. Foundation Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Venue and garden space rental or guided tours during these or other times may be scheduled through the office 704.331.0664. Check for additional information and for any seasonal changes to garden open hours before your visit.

Qigong in the Garden

July 17 - June 25, 2025

Story Time & More

August 12 - May 5, 2025

Homeschool Explorers

August 14 - May 7, 2025

Fall Plant Sale

October 10 - October 12

Bird Walk

October 14 - April 7, 2025

Reset Retreat

October 27

Naturalist Egg Hunt

April 5, 2025

Garden Tour Sip & See

April 25, 2025

Gardeners' Garden Tour

April 26 - April 27, 2025

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Wing Haven

260 Ridgewood Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28209
704-331-0664 phone

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